Proactive Disclosure of Travel Expenses

Proactive Disclosure of Travel Expenses - 2013


Date(s) Purpose Total Cost
01-26 to 01-29Attended the Washington Realscreen Summit has an invited speaker $1 846.85
02-05 to 02-07Meetings in Toronto and presented with the Queen Diamond Jubilee Medal $1 398.14
02-25 to 02-26Meetings in Ottawa and introduced Stories We Tell screening. $309.86
02-27Attended the Telefilm Board meeting and passport costs. $39.37
03-03Attended the Canada Screen Awards where the NFB had 7 nominations. Attented the Starlight Brunch and had meetings with the NFB staff and the industry$1 140.22
03-06 to 03-08Took part in Prime Time the annual meeting of the Canadian Media Production Association and had meetings with leading members of the industry.$743.22
03-11Was one of the key speakers at the Via Rail-CBC-NFB announcement of the On-board Entertainment initiative, promoting Canadian Content. $664.78
03-18 to 03-19Invited to take part in the ALL ACCESS 2013 industry forum organized by On Screen Manitoba. Acted on a panel. Presence at an important screening of the NFB film "We were children". Assisted to meetings with regional industry people.$415.45
03-20 to 03-24Invited to take part to the Arctic Film Festival with the High Commission of Canada. Spoke at the festival and answered Q&A at many of the screenings (featured many films from the NFB collection).$3 066.49
03-24 to 03-25Visit of the MIT (Massochusetts Institute of Technology) of Boston and strategic meetings $2 456.92
04-03Keynote speaker at the launch of the Extraordinary Arctic Festival at the Canadian Museum of Nature. $168.86
04-04 to 04-11Business meetings in Paris to organize the presence of the NFB at Cannes Film Festival. Invited to participate to Mipcube Plus: THE FUTURE OF TV. Attended business meetings - follow-ups during Miptv.$2 869.97
04-11 to 04-13Key presenter at the pre-Tribeca NFB envent in New York which attracted a dozen key journalists and industry people.$1 661.07
04-17 to 04-19Presence for the launch of our major interactive installation "A Journal of Insomnia" chosen by Tribeca for the initiative Storyscapes. Did a series of media interviews. Meeting wiht he head of International Emmies and key players of the industry.$2 229.62
04-25 to 04-29Meeting with NFB staff at the Toronto office. Attended Hot Docs Festival and meetings with key industry people from both Canada and abroad. $993.09
04-30 to 05-04Launch of the IDC at an event at Hot Docs, a major new on-line documentary initiative by the NFB which will further cement NFB's representations as a global digital leader.$1 271.01
05-06Business meetings $11.61
05-15 to 05-23Presentation at the inauguration of the Cross Media Corner. Guest of honor at the Producers Network Spotlight Canada/Québec day. Guest of honour at the Documentary Brunch hosted by the Cannes Festival Film Market. Announcement of the 1st edition of the Shortest Day.$3 119.66
05-23 to 05-24Attended business meetings with The Guardian representatives to discuss partnerships in NFB's new on line documentary initiative. $1 825.96
05-31 to 06-02Participation in events organized by the Governor General's Performing Arts Awards Foundation. The NFB is a partner of the Foundation . Tom Perlmutter is a member of the Foundation's Board of Directors.$351.22
06-05 to 06-07Business meetings with the industry to develop partnerships including PBS. NY Times major interview. $2 177.71
06-09 to 06-12Breakfast with a few targeted industry participants to explain our major documentary initiative International Documentary Channel (IDC) to mobilize audiences worldwide. Gave a conference on our IDC initiative. Several other business meetings with the industry.$2 610.29
06-12 to 06-16Invited to the Sheffield Documentary Festival to raise awareness about the IDC NFB's initiative to launch an international multiplatform destination for the world's best auteur documentaries. Several business meetings with potential partners, including The Guardian.$2 439.84
06-23 to 07-03Honorary President of the 2013 Sunny Side of the Doc. Gave the opening speech. Presented the International Documentary Channel (IDC). Officially invited by the Canadian Ambassodor to France to a reception to celebrate Canada Day. Various meetings in Paris.$4 964.34
07-08 to 07-10Meeting of the Board of Trustees, attendance of Members at a tribute to Norman McLaren, animated film pioneer with the Moulin à images project.$646.32
07-15 to 07-17Business meetings with Participant Media CEO. Interview with Screen International. Meeting with Mark Hattendorf. Meetings, official lunch and dinner with Consul General of Canada and key people from the Digital and Entertainment industry (IDC project)$2 364.41
07-24 to 07-27NFB team meeting in Winnipeg. Attended Gimli Festival to participate in panel and introduce NFB films. $1 703.07
08-15Interview recorded during the filming of The Birth of a New Artform. $796.25
09-08 to 09-12Important Business meetings - presentation of IDC project and explore partnerships for IDC with The Guardian, IDFA and ZDF. $4 802.02
09-16 to 09-17Business meetings - presentation of IDC project and explore partnerships with people from the industry and Samsung. $461.77
09-23 to 09-24Meeting with NFB Staff in Toronto. Business meeting with TIFF. Presentation of IDC project and explore partnership with Hot Docs.$890.72
09-30 to 10-04Invited as keynote speaker at the Future of Storytelling Summit. Important business meetings - presentation of IDC project and explore partnerships for IDC with NY Times and Harmony Institute. Participated at the world premiere of A Short History of the Highrise.$1 427.83
10-04 to 10-09Participation at Mipcom. Several important business meetings - presentation of IDC projetc and explore partnerships for IDC. Follow up with The Guardian on IDC . Meeting with NHK regarding the development of a new Memorandum of Understanding.$3 267.16
10-17 to 10-31Seoul: Jury member at EBS Intl Documentary Festival. Invited at the Canadian Embassy in Seoul for a workshop. Meetings Samsung and Chosun llbo (IDC). Tokyo: Signed new MOU with NHK. Meetings Nikkei Global Business, Shochiku Multiplex theatre and NHK (IDC).$6 311.43
11-04 to 11-06Meeting of the NFB Board of Trustees in Surrey. $866.05
11-11 to 11-17Invited to participated to SWIM Forum as panelist and to attend CPH:DOX. Attended several business meetings. $750.64
11-18 to 11-25Attended IDFA. Several business meetings. $2 205.10
12-01 to 12-07Invited to Ventana Sur as a keynote speaker; gave presentation on transmedia and the NFB and sat on a panel entitled "Transmedia Production and Digital Content: Towards a Media Convergence." Attended several business meetings.$740.71
12-16 to 12-21Several business meetings $1 587.67
  Total : $67 596.70

Proactive Disclosure of Hospitality Expenses - 2013


Date(s) Event Description Total Cost
03-12Work meeting$72.63
05-06Business meeting$103.94
06-10Breaskfast business meeting$37.50
07-16Breakfast business meeting - International Documentary Channel (IDC) project$31.78
07-17Breakfast business meeting - International Documentary Channel (IDC) project$27.86
08-20Business lunch meeting regarding the international documentary channel project$148.56
  Total : $422.27